Metadata Updated: October 5, 2018

This database contains locations of Hospitals for 50 states and Washington D.C. , Puerto Rico and US territories. The dataset only includes hospital facilities and does not include nursing homes. Data for all the states was acquired from respective states departments or their open source websites and then geocoded and converted into a spatial database. After geocoding the exact spatial location of each point was moved to rooftops wherever possible and points which have been physically verified have been labelled 'Geocode', 'Imagery', 'Imagery with other' and 'Unverified' depending on the methodology used to move the points. 'Unverified' data points have still not been physically examined even though each of the points has been street geocoded as mentioned above. Missing records are denoted by 'Not Available' or NULL values. Not Available denotes information that was either missing in the source data or data that has not been populated current version.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date May 27, 2016
Metadata Updated Date October 5, 2018

Metadata Source

Harvested from DHS datajson source

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 27, 2016
Metadata Updated Date October 5, 2018
Publisher Under Secretary / Management
Unique Identifier 2610
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Accesslevelcomment Continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, Northern Marianas
Bureau Code 024:10
Metadata Context
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Harvest Source Id bd9faa28-bbb6-45f3-a4f0-d302a4a61802
Harvest Source Title DHS datajson source
Data Last Modified 2018-07-03
Program Code 024:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 7d2306aaf13139b370b732c081bd4f8bb55bafe6
Source Schema Version 1.1

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